Intelligence is at the heart of what MI6 does. It is the
secret information that the British government requires to keep the
country safe and prosperous.
As an Intelligence Officer your focus will be gathering,
delivering and utilising intelligence. These are fascinating
and unique roles. Whether working with government departments
to identify the intelligence requirements, overseeing a targeting
effort to develop an operation to gather the intelligence, meeting
the agents overseas with access to the intelligence, or reporting
the intelligence back to senior government Ministers you will be at
the forefront of keeping this country safe and secure.
Your career will likely encompass all of these roles but you
will not be assigned to any one until you have been through the
initial induction course which will allow us to assess where your
skills best lie. In your career you will also have the
opportunity to work overseas, receiving language training where
As your career develops you will have ample opportunities to
broaden your skills and look to move into management and
operational leadership positions.
You will receive a competitive salary (variable dependent on
relevant experience) and also benefit from additional allowances,
including child care support during training.
Note: candidates are required to have, or expect to
achieve, a minimum of a 2:1 degree.